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Alice Harrison

Artist's Statement  ::
Alice Harrison’s work has been exhibited widely in galleries and universities throughout the United States and also has been shown in Europe, Mexico and New Zealand. Her work has been recognized with numerous awards. The artist’s paintings are found in many private as well as public and corporate collections. She has received several Geraldine R. Dodge grants and is included in Outstanding Arts and Designers of the 20th Century, published in England.

Her work encompasses a variety of mediums – wood sculptures as well as paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, transfers, prints, photography, encaustic, found papers and a variety of found objects-natural and man-made. In each artwork there may be one or many media combined.

Pieces by Alice Harrison:


* Some of these artworks may not be for sale.

Biography  ::

Selected Exhibitions:  ::

2005
K D Moore Gallery, Evergreen, CO * Upstream People Gallery, International Juried online Collage & Mixed Media, Omaha, NE * Halpert Biennial, Catherine Smith Gallery, Boone, NC * NAWA Small Works, NYC, NY * On Drawing, Montclair Library, Montclair, NJ * Gardenscape, Pfizer, Morris Plains, NJ * Maurice Pine Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ * Auckland Univ of Technology, New Zealand * Edward William Gallery, Hackensack, NJ (Award) * Broadfoot & Broadfoot * APA Gallery * Drue Chryst Gallery *ArtWorks, Florham Park, NJ, * Gaelen Gallery, Whippany, NJ * Wilson Gallery, Mountain Lakes, NJ * The Thing Magazine
2004
Brodsky Gallery, Princeton, NJ (Solo exhibit) * National Drawing 2004, College of NJ, Ewing, NJ * The Liebig Gallery, Mystic, CT * collaborative project “Bag Ladies” at College of N J * Skylands, NJ (Award)* NAWA NYC, NY (Award)* Blue Hill, Pearl River, NY * Westwood Gallery, NJ * UCN, Northampton, UK * Broadfoot & Broadfoot * APA Gallery * Interchurch Center, NYC, NY * Ortho Bio Tech, Bridgewater, NJ * Current Printmaking, Demarest, NJ * Lincoln Center, NYC, NY * Nova Fine Art, Clinton, NJ * “Small Impressions”, Somerville, NJ
2003
“Celebration of the Native Landscape” Ridgley, MD (1stplace Award) * National Printmaking 2003,
College of NJ, NJ * “Watermedia 2003”, Houston, TX * “Bakers Dozen”-Collage-Virtual Tart Gallery-Real Tart Gallery, Plymouth, NZ, Museo de Collage, Mexico, Art Colle, Sergines, France * “Mini Print International Cadaques 2003”-Spain, England, France * Gaelen Gallery Invitational, Whippany, NJ * “Connections”, Kunsterhaus, Graz, Austria * Drue Chryst Gallery, Sparta, NJ * Broadfoot & Broadfoot Gallery, Boonton, NJ * D A Gallery, Burlington, VT * Center Gallery, OCCC, ( 2 person exhibit) Demarest, NJ * Featured Artist; APA Gallery, Milford, PA *World Paper Challenge, Rutgers, Newark, NJ * Gallery 928, New York, NY
2002
“A New take On Art”, Newark, NJ * “Skylands Select” (Award), Newton, NJ * “Chromatic Intrigues”, Seton Hall, Newark, NJ * “Lumpy Landscapes”, Somerville, NJ * Broadfoot & Broadfoot Gallery, Boonton, NJ * DA Gallery, Burlington, VT * Dragonfly Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, MA * “Mirrored Echoes”, Traveling Collage, Banana Factory, Bethlehem, PA* APA Gallery, Milford, PA
2001
Metro Show Traveling (Award) NJ * 9/11 Remembering Exhibits, New Jersey * D A Gallery, Burlington, VT (Nov 01 – Solo) * Postcard Art, (Award), Lake City Museum, IL * Peter’s Valley Gallery Without Walls, Morristown, NJ * “A Woman’s View”, Fair Lawn, NJ Dragonfly Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, MA *Jemison-Carnegie Museum, Talladega, AL ArtReach Mentor CWW, Newark, NJ * Nexus Gallery, (Award) New York, NY
2000
Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY * Manhattan Arts International Award Winner * ISE Art Foundation, New York, NY * Intermission Gallery, Englewood, NJ *Polo Gallery, Edgewater, NJ * Printmaking Council, Somerville, NJ *Preserving the Garden: NJ Landscape “(Purchase Award) Johnson & Johnson *“Writings on the Wall”, Hewlett, NY *“Wish You Were Here”, OH (Award) *JCC, NJ *Interchurch, NYC * Center Gallery, NJ * “Masks”, CWW, Newark, NJ
1999
Solo exhibition: New York Theological Seminary, New York, NY N.A.W.A. Annual (Award), New World Art Center, NY * “Gift of Creation”, Franklin Lakes, NJ * Fiber Arts, Ramapo College, NJ * National Collage Society, Kent State U, Ohio * Painting, Printmaking and Watercolor Affiliates exhibitions
1998-1999
3 traveling exhibits-USA-Painting & Printmaking & Metro-NJ

Solo Exhibitions
1998
Arts Club of Washington, Washington, D.C. The Bergen Museum, Paramus, NJ
The Interchurch Center, New York, NY John Harms Center for the Arts, Englewood, NJ
Zone VI Gallery, Sinclair College, Dayton, OH
1998
Artists Night, Benefit for Newark Museum, NJ*”National Drawing ‘98,” College of New Jersey *
Macy Gallery-NY, NY*PCNJ at MetLife, Somerville, NJ*”Mixed Medea”, CWW, Newark, NJ*Blue Pony
Gallery, Charlotte, NC*”Imaging- Aging” (Award), Art Center, Watchung, NJ *SOHO20-Women’s
Photography, NY, NY*”Birds of a Feather”; Collaborative Book, Printmaking Council, Somerville, NJ
1997
Full page Cover Art, “Light Impressions” NY * NYAEA Print Exhibition, Broome St Gallery, NY, NY *
“Trial By Jury”& Metro Show, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ * “Uncommon Threads”, The Gallery,
Franklin Lakes, NJ * Small Works Exhibit, Center Gallery, Demarest, NJ * “Rites of Spring”, Morani
Gallery, Philadelphia, PA * Signature Gallery, San Diego, CA * Athena Gallery, Savannah, GA
2 Person, Watchung Art Center, Watchung, NJ * National Juried Exhibition, Art Center of NNJ, NJ
“Diverse Visions", Interchurch Center, NY, NY*National -Small Works, Montclair State University, NJ
1996
“New Jersey Arts Annual”, Jersey City Museum, NJ*Solo Show, Atrium Gallery Washington Twp, NJ
The Aljira National, Aljira, Newark, NJ* Signature Gallery .San Diego, CA *Photography Plus”,
Stage Gallery, Merrick, NY*”Colors & Conundrums”-SetonHall U School of Law Newark, NJ*”Spaces”
ISE Foundation, Soho, NY* “Remedy For Chaos” & Small Works, Center Gallery, Demarest, NJ*
“Hallelujah’96”, Ceres Gallery, NY, NY*National Juried-Small Works, Montclair State U, NJ (Award)
“Relationships”, Art Center NNJ, NJ*Faces”, Hopper House, Nyack, NY*Urban Order”/”Sign Language”, Polo Gallery, Edgewater, NJ*Artists Night, Benefit for Newark Museum, NJ*”Collective Fire/Cycles of Renewal”, Glen Ridge, NJ (Award)*Nature Escape”, Margaret Hague Women's Health Institute, NJ

Traveling Shows
1995-96
City Without Walls Metro Show, NJ Eleftherias Center, Athens, Greece
Currents in Printmaking, NY, NJ 4 sites NAWA Printmaking, AK, LA, MO, NJ, NY, WV
1995 and prior
“Visions of the Environment”, Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters, NJ*Works on Paper, St. John's U, NY*Invitational Solo Show, Union Camp, Wayne, NJ*TKR TV, Warwick, NY*”Bound Nature/Tamed Land”, “Storytellers “ Polo Gallery, Edgewater, NJ & NY,NY*National Juried Exhibitions: Montclair State University, NJ*State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY*NAWA: 20 W Bwy, Soho & Lever House, NY*Meadowlands Center, Rutherford, NJ & Center Gallery Demarest, NJ*Art: New Jersey , Ben Shahn Galleries, Paterson, NJ*International Juried Show Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ * “Images '94”- Hub Gallery, State College, PA*National Exhibition - Chautauqua, NY (Award)*National Exhibition Viridian Gallery NY,NY * “Salute/Variations” Cork Gallery, NY,NY * Invitational Signature Gallery, San Diego, CA * “Spirit of the Seasons” Solo Show Little Firehouse Theatre, Oradell, NJ * Ramapo College, NJ*Ceres Gallery, NY,NY*Interchurch Center, NY,NY*”Creative Imagery,” Center Gallery, NJ (Award)*Midday Gallery, NJ*Lever House, NY,NY*The Paterson Museum, NJ*Nabisco, NJ* Bergen Museum of Art & Science, NJ*U WI, Parkside, WI*John Harms Theater ,NJ*Passaic Community College, NJ*Tri State Exhibition, NJ (Award)*Art Center, NJ*Galleries: CO, KY, MA, NC, NJ, NY

Affiliations
National Association of Women Artists Printmaking Affiliates (ACNNJ) The Artists Circle
Printmaking Council – New Jersey Watercolor Affiliates (ACNNJ) National Collage Society
Society of Layerists in Multi-Media Painting Affiliates (ACNNJ) City Without Walls
Salute To Women in the Arts ISEA

Public Collection
Noyes Museum Educational Study Collection Johnson & Johnson Corporation
International Museum of Collage, Mexico Art Colle, Sergines, France

Grants

1997 & 2000
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Grant
2001
Soaring Gardens Retreat, PA
Publications: American Art Collector * The Art of Layering: Making Connections